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Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are free online courses available for anyone to enroll. Many of the courses are offered through major corporations, colleges, and universities -- including Ivy League schools. You will also find a wide variety of international institutions. There is no charge for these courses, unless you would like unlimited access and a certificate of completion sent to you upon conclusion of the course. If you choose to receive a completion certificate, this may be a nice addition to a college application or resumé. (While these courses CAN NOT be used to earn high school credits, they can provide a way to learn new skills, college preparation, supplemental learning, and professional development.)